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Topics: 133 / Replies: 1776
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RE: Buttercup

Five years 👏 And just look where you are now. Congratulations ps I love your drawers/cabinet.🤗

2 days ago
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RE: Working with an Ostomy

Hi Chelly, I am a building contractor. The job involves machinery, power tools and heavy materials. Yes I have to be careful with lifting etc but try ...

2 days ago
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RE: Pros and Cons one peice vs 2 peice?

Hi Ladyfox, Welcome to the forum. I can tell you are adjusting well to your stoma. I wear a short bag during the day as I find it easier to work in. E...

1 week ago
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RE: Diabetes with an Ostomy

Hi Tony, My wife has been using the free style libre for the past few years. It saves the finger pricking and stores all results. She just scans with ...

2 weeks ago
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RE: Diabetes with an Ostomy

Hi Tony, Am sorry to hear that. My Wife is a type 1 since age 12, though she ain’t got an ostomy I can’t see anything in her diet that would give an o...

2 weeks ago
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RE: Slow

WoW that’s made some difference 👌🙏👍

3 weeks ago
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RE: Slow

I noticed this as well but thought it was my phone and network 🤔

3 weeks ago
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RE: Wouldn’t it be great?

That’s a great route to go from Chelly. Convatec also have an online site called “me+” Google and it should provide excess to patient and nurse contac...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Wanted to share

Linda it seems every part of the world has someone like you and me. Good to know Canada is in safe hands.🤲😂👍

3 weeks ago
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RE: Hi :)

Hello Sunflower 🌻, Always great to welcome a new member 👍

3 weeks ago
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RE: In the shower

Auh now!! Right I went back and checked and I see there are bath protective film sheets which look along the same lines. Sure have a peek and see what...

3 weeks ago
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RE: In the shower

Hi Chelly, It’s Japanese not Chinese. Google peace care bath sheets it seems to have more English and it’s on Amazon. 😀 hope that works 👍

3 weeks ago
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RE: Pros and Cons one peice vs 2 peice?

My reason for a 2 piece is as Eric has said the ring helps protect my stoma against my waist band. It’s really worked out for me over the years. I hav...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Wanted to share

Hi Chelly, It’s a poor day ye don’t learn something. What ever way I looked at the second lower diagram, I thought it looked like a bum/bottom/backsid...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Dressing with an Ostomy: A Clothing Guide for Men (with video)

Hi Sue, Welcome to the forum both of you. Post surgery sweat pants/ joggers are going to be comfortable until the healing process is over. I know for ...

1 month ago
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RE: Happy 2023!

It’s been a difficult few years what with Covid and now the Cost of Living Crisis. We all here are no strangers to illness and troubles and no matter ...

1 month ago
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RE: Attention Ladies & Gentlemen...

That’s a hard one, my prayers are with you all 🙏

1 month ago
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RE: Attention Ladies & Husbands...

I have a theory, most women are the backbone of any household! You ladies do so much running homes, work, business kids etc that your own wellness get...

1 month ago
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RE: Pressure behind the stoma

Hi Maren, Welcome to the forum. Are you sure that you are get the correct fit from your wafer. I mean not having it too tight as it’s choking the stom...

1 month ago
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RE: Sticky mess

Hi Chelly, Firstly congratulations on the new job 👍 Ye know that the suggestion that something is causing a faster break down is a good one. Something...

1 month ago
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